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Having worked on the other side of the fence in journalism, when I was looking to book some media training for my colleagues in local government, I knew exactly what I was after and Media Friendly more than fulfilled the brief. Andrew Carapiet delivered two superb one day courses which resulted in fantastic feedback from Continue Reading
Malvern Hills District CouncilCorporate Communications Manager
Very relevant course, well paced and perfectly pitched.
Humberside Fire and Rescue Services
Many thanks to you and to Moya for providing such a stimulating and constructive media workshop on May 13th. It was a very enjoyable and useful day for us all, and your style really was very appropriate in helping us to reflect on our performances and to pick up some good professional tips. Well done!
Wiltshire County CouncilDr Ray Jones, Director of Social Services
Please pass on our thanks to Andrew who was excellent, feedback from our Board has all been very positive…..Once again thank you for your assistance in arranging the training and for Andrew who was brilliant.
South East London Doctors Co-operativeDerek Witt, Director Of Operations
Thanks to Andrew for a great session last Friday. Really positive feedback from our Councillors.
East Lindsey District CouncilCommunications and Consultation Manager
The course was excellent. The trainer’s breath and depth of knowledge added significant value to the event. I now feel much more confident about going back to the workplace and using these skills.
Humberside Fire and Rescue
Andrew was absolutely fantastic! The training was just what we needed and all participants were really pleased. They all found it incredibly useful .
Action for ChildrenNews and Media Relations Officer
Just wanted to say how much I enjoyed the course delivered by Andrew Carapiet. It was a really useful day, delivered by a trainer who clearly has a lot of knowledge about how the media operates – as well as loads of enthusiasm for sharing this knowledge with others. Really excellent course.So – big thanks Continue Reading
Bracknell Forest CouncilConsultant in Public Health
The course was excellent. The trainers breath and depth of knowledge added significant value to the event. I now feel much more confident about going back to the workplace and using these skills.
Department of Work and Pensions
The day exceeded my expectations – due in no small measure to your expertise and experience, and your approach. We are most grateful – thank you.
The Farriers Registration Council
I was a bit apprehensive about the training and being interviewed on camera, but I thoroughly enjoyed it. Andrew made us all feel relaxed and I gained confidence in being interviewed. I now know how to prepare and take control of Media Interviews. Thank you.
Gwalia Housing Trust
Very good training from an experienced practitioner. The theoretical background and tips were great but even more valuable were the lessons learnt from the practical sessions. Real life examples were invaluable and reinforced the training.
Sahara GroupOgunwumi Olusegun Managing Director
A very informative day, delivered by a very knowledgeable person. The practical nature made it a valuable learning exercise.
Cleveland Fire and Rescue Services
Excellent course, really enjoyed it.
Andrew is an excellent and knowledgeable trainer. The small group size was just right and gave plenty of time for personalised training and practical exercises.
London Borough of EnfieldCouncillor
We’re very grateful for Andrew’s time – it was very helpful and our staff benefited from it a great deal. Thanks again!
Swanlea School, LondonSolomon Paul, Media & Communications Manager
Professionalism, excellence and commitment are the three words that most spring to mind from the feedback we’ve received from those who have participated in, and benefited, from your highly effective approach to media training.
Association of North East CouncilsHilary Knox, Director
Fantastic and worthwhile course, which will be useful in my everyday duties at work. I will also use these skills to get my message across in external formal meetings.
Peabody Housing Association
The training opened my eyes, I now feel more confident and eager to apply everything that I’ve learnt.
Sahara FoundationBabatomiwa Adesida, Manager,
Just a quick note to say how pleased we all were with the way the media training went yesterday with Andrew, who was absolutely charming and delivered an excellent session.
Nuffield Orthopedic Centre NHS Trust
It really was a great pleasure working with you, Andrew and your colleagues. I was very impressed. I certainly learned a lot and I am still digesting the lessons learned. It was certainly a very rewarding experience for me.
United Nations Industrial Development OrganisationDr George Assaf, Director
Andrew reflects my own ethical approach to business and communications, his training style is relaxed, friendly and professional. Thank you for another excellent session.
A very enjoyable and informative session by a very professional facilitator.
Just wanted to thank you – and Andrew – for the media training yesterday. It was much appreciated by our exec team, who commented on how much they had learned during the day, and how well it was presented.
Northampton General Hospital NHS TrustHead of Communications
As I expected, Friday’s course received rave reviews so many thanks to both of you for the organisation and delivery. A special thanks to Andrew for an extremely professionally run course.
The Papworth TrustOrganisation Development
The course content was fab, a real insight into what needs to be done to improve our SEO.
Thank you Andrew, the best event I have attended on years – much appreciated.
Department of Work and Pensions (DWP)
A really thought provoking and interesting day, Great expertise and engagement by Andrew, really personalised the training for each person.
Thank you for the excellent media training. The feedback was all extremely positive and we are currently considering similar future training for other staff…I will definitely recommend choosing Media Friendly again.
University of WolverhamptonMedia Relations Manager
Everyone has really enjoyed the recent Media Training and PR Workshops, you are among the most flexible training providers and have the skills to tailor courses to our specific needs.
Absolutely excellent, inspiring and eye opening. Brilliant and enjoyable fun day – worth forfeiting my day off for today. Brilliantly facilitated by Andrew.
GP ConsortiaMilton Keynes
We had some very good feedback from the members who had the training, and several have told me and others that they have put some of the learning into practice with positive results … do pass on my thanks to Andrew, who was an excellent trainer, as well as being a charming person (and I Continue Reading
London Borough of Hounslow
An outstanding course, very well delivered by Andrew. One of the most enjoyable and rewarding courses I’ve been on in a while.
Health Protection Agency
We had a brilliant media training course today , as was expected. Andrew did a great job.
East of England Public Health Training Programme Dr Nora Pashayan
Excellent day! It went incredibly fast. Andrew has a very easy style, yet professional and useful.
Stockton Sixth Form CollegeMartin Clinton, Headteacher
Wow – what a thoroughly enjoyable day. Andrew was magnificent, very motivating and knowledgeable. The cabinet members were very impressed and both they, and I, are confident that they can now front any interview they are asked to undertake.
Cannock Chase District CouncilHead of Communications
A fantastic day, much appreciated. A big success factor was Andrew’s experience, skill and style.
Forest of Dean District Council
Please pass on my thanks to Andrew for an excellent training day, which seems to have gone down a storm with the staff involved. I look forward to a stampede next time a radio or TV interview opportunity comes up instead of watching everyone running away!